EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Nord; Nord - Pas-De-Calais
Location of affected unit(s): Marcq-en-Baroeul


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10.61 - Manufacture of grain mill products
Number Employed: 4263
Group: Holder

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 07-10-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2006
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

The French Holder group, specialised in bakery products has acquired a new property in Marcq-en-Baroeul in order to build a new strategic centre. This measure will allow the creation of 200 jobs. This € 40 million investment is motivated by a strong international development strategy.